The MVP is proud to announce that—at the University of Victoria (UVic) on October 4th—one of its co-directors, Matthew Huculak, is giving a talk titled, “‘Textual Performance’ in Ulysses: Versioning Print Processes.” The talk is sponsored by the Electronic Textual Cultures Lab (ETCL) at UVic. Thanks to Aaron Mauro for organizing it. Here’s the event poster, and details are after the jump.
Lanigan teaches at University College Dublin, where he recently completed a PhD entitled “‘An Engineer at Work?’ Reading James Joyce in the Context of Urban Planning”. His works have been published in Making Space in the Works of James Joyce (eds. Valerie Benejam and John Bishop, Routledge, 2011), Joyce Studies in Italy, and the Dublin James Joyce Journal.
Ronan Crowley is a PhD candidate in English at the University at Buffalo. His dissertation project, “Gifts of the Gab: Quotation, Copyright, and Irish Modernism,” explores the writ of intellectual property in Ireland between the Acts of Union and Irish accession to the European Union. His work on Joyce appears in the James Joyce Quarterly and in the online annual Genetic Joyce Studies.
In the middle of this page, Monday Magazine’s Danielle Pope writes: “Speaking of UVic, devout fans of James Joyce will be thrilled to know June 16 marks the infamous anniversary of the day spent in one of the most notable tomes of our time: Ulysses. And now is the perfect time to dive right in, especially if you’re a Twitter lover.” Read the balance of the piece.
Forster will be starting as assistant professor of Twentieth Century English Literature at Syracuse University in the Fall. He completed his PhD at the University of Virginia, examining how issues of aesthetic value and are complicated by media technologies in debates surrounding obscenity and modernism.